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Safety & Survival Training – New Bedford, MA

  • Type: Safety & Survival Training
  • Location: UMASS Dartmouth SMAST - 706 S. Rodney French Blvd, New Bedford, MA, 02744
  • Date: September 26, 2019
  • Time: 08:00am - 04:00pm

These FREE hands-on trainings are sponsored by Fishing Partnership Support Services and conducted by Coast Guard-Accepted Marine Safety Instructors.

The one-day program includes:

  • On-board firefighting
  • Flooding & pump operations
  • Flares & EPIRBS
  • Survival suits
  • Life raft equipment
  • Man-overboard procedures
  • First aid

If you have a survival suit, please bring it.

Lunch is provided!

DURING LUNCH: The Barnstable County Department of Public Health will be available to give FREE vaccinations for flu, tetanus, and pneumonia as well as screenings for glucose and cholesterol levels and blood pressure readings. If you have an insurance card, please bring it with you.

For more information, please contact Deb Kelsey at (508) 884-6661; Jenny Amaral or Rob Jardin at (508) 991-3043, or register below.

This training is supported by the U.S. Coast Guard and the Massachusetts Fishermen’s Partnership (MFP).


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